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The Champaign News-Gazette
Top of the morning, July 23, 2016to take a note to the referee when we were playing on the road against Iowa whi
Top of the morning, July 23, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
to take a note to the referee when we were playing on the road against Iowa which read "Fouls: Illini 17, Iowa 4." Think John Groce is mad he didn't ask first? John is an excellent coach who doesn't need Lou's advice. The young man at New Mexico... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
'I was not looking to go someplace else'he said. Wednesday's crowd also included state Sen. Scott Bennett and state Re
'I was not looking to go someplace else'
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
he said. Wednesday's crowd also included state Sen. Scott Bennett and state Rep. Carol Ammons, head basketball coach John Groce, UI trustees, faculty and staff. At the end of the ceremony, Wilson gave Jones and his wife an Illini tie and a... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
'He used higher education as a springboard to his dreams'joked that he will hire a booking agent to start on the tour now. Athletic Dir
'He used higher education as a springboard to his dreams'
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
joked that he will hire a booking agent to start on the tour now. Athletic Director Josh Whitman and head basketball coach John Groce were in attendance. Whitman, hired by Wilson in February, said Wilson "will always hold a special place in my... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
New chancellor introduced at UIby naming who is in the audience, including UI trustees, elected representative
New chancellor introduced at UI
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
by naming who is in the audience, including UI trustees, elected representatives, deans, Men's Basketball Coach John Groce, Athletic Director Josh Whitman and many, many other members of the faculty and staff. "The entire University of... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
LIVE: New chancellor introduced at UIby naming who is in the audience, including UI trustees, elected representative
LIVE: New chancellor introduced at UI
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
by naming who is in the audience, including UI trustees, elected representatives, deans, Men's Basketball Coach John Groce, Athletic Director Josh Whitman and many, many other members of the faculty and staff. "The entire University of... Read more
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ESPN
Top-30 prospect Tilmon commits to IllinoisESPN 100 for the 2017 class, slotting in as the No. 6 center. He's the highest-
Top-30 prospect Tilmon commits to Illinois
ESPN / Posted 13 days ago
ESPN 100 for the 2017 class, slotting in as the No. 6 center. He's the highest-ranked prospect to commit to Illinois since John Groce took over in 2012, with the Fighting Illini reeling in five ESPN 100 prospects in the last four classes. The... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Illini land major recruit in former East St. Louis standout Jeremiah Tilmonthe nation's 19th overall recruit while Rivals.com had Tilmon at No. 24. He is
Illini land major recruit in former East St. Louis standout Jeremiah Tilmon
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 14 days ago
the nation's 19th overall recruit while Rivals.com had Tilmon at No. 24. He is the highest-ranked recruit for Illini coach John Groce, who missed out previously on other Illinois-based five-star recruits such as Cliff Alexander, Demetrius Jackson... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Five-star center's commitment is big for Illinois coach John GroceIf the potential for a huge 2017 recruiting class was among the biggest reasons
Five-star center's commitment is big for Illinois coach John Groce
Yahoo Sports / Posted 15 days ago
If the potential for a huge 2017 recruiting class was among the biggest reasons Illinois opted to show patience with John Groce last spring, then the fifth-year coach is making that decision look wise. Groce is assembling a class deep and talented... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Top of the morning, July 8, 2016part of what we do and we couldn't do this without community and neither could
Top of the morning, July 8, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
part of what we do and we couldn't do this without community and neither could our kids." Illinois basketball coach John Groce, who gave what Jolly called "a nice message of encouragement" to kick off last year's outing, and athletic... Read more

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